Publications

Research Articles
  • Datzberger, Simone (2018): “Why education is not helping the poor. Findings from Uganda”, World Development, Volume 110, pp. 124-139 access here
  • Datzberger, Simone and Donovan, Outi (2018): “Silencing the past in Ugandan schools. The role of education in reconciliation processes.”, Peacebuilding, (in press).
  • Nguyen, Thieu-Dang and Datzberger, Simone (2018): “The environmental movement in Vietnam: A new frontier of civil society activism?” Challenging Authoritarianism Series, War and Pacification Project, Transnational Institute, 4 May 2018 access here
  • Datzberger, Simone and Nguyen, Tam (2018): “Deconstructing Civil Society Actors and Functions: On the Limitations of International Frameworks for Fragile States.”, Social Sciences, Vol 7 (2), 30, pp. 1-19 access here
  • Datzberger, Simone and Le-Mat, Marielle (2018): “Just add women and stir? Education, gender and peacebuilding in Uganda”, International Journal of Educational Development, Vol 59, pp. 61-69 – access here
  • Datzberger, Simone (2017): “Peacebuilding through non-formal education programmes. A case study from Karamoja, Uganda.” International Peacekeeping, Vol 24 (2), pp. 326-349 – access here
  • Datzberger, Simone (2015): “Peacebuilding and the Depoliticisation of Civil Society: Sierra Leone [2002-2013]” Third World Quarterly, Issue 36 (8), pp. 1592-1609 – access here
  • Datzberger, Simone (2015): “Civil Society a Western induced idea(l)? Exploring alternative approaches in sub-Saharan African fragile states.” in: Austrian Journal of Development Studies, Issue: 31 (1) /2015, pp. 13-29 – access here
  • Datzberger, Simone (2012): “Lumpen Youth, Civil War, and Conflict Resolution. Civil Society Before and After the War in Sierra Leone.” in: Journal of Sierra Leonean Studies, Issue 2. (2), 2012, pp. 22-43 access here
Policy briefs
  • Datzberger, Simone (2013): “China’s silent storm in Sierra Leone.” Policy Brief (No 71). South African Institute of International Affairs, SAIIA, August 2013 – access here
Book chapters
  • Datzberger, Simone (2016): “Civil Society as a Postcolonial Project. Challenging Normative Notions of Civil Society in post-conflict Sub-Saharan Africa”, in: Dhawan, Nikita; Fink, Elisabeth, Leinius, Johanna; Mageza-Barthel, Rirhandu (eds.): Negotiating Normativity: Postcolonial Appropriations, Contestations and Transformations, Springer US, pp. 79 – 93 access here
Commissioned research studies, reports and other
  • Smith, Alan; Datzberger, Simone and McCully Alan (2016): The Integration of Education into Peacebuilding Processes at Global and Country Levels. Global Synthesis Study: Myanmar, Pakistan, South Africa and Uganda. UNICEF New York. access here
  • Datzberger, Simone; McCully, Alan and Smith, Alan (2015): Education and Peacebuilding in Uganda. UNICEF New York. access here
  • Datzberger, Simone and Denison, Mark (2013): Private Sector Development in Fragile States, EPS-PEAKS UK, Department for International Development DFID UK and Overseas Development Institute ODI UK. access here
  • Ainley, Kirsten; Datzberger, Simone; Friedman Rebekka and Mahony Chris (eds.) (2013): “10 Years On. Transitional Justice in Post-Conflict Sierra Leone.” In: International Relations Public Conference: Ten Years On: Sierra Leone’s Post-Conflict Transition, 11 December 2012, Goodenough College, London, UK: LSE International Relations Department, Justice and Security Research Programme (JSRP), LSE-eprints. access here
Media, web publications and op-eds

See: Voices on this website.